5 Unique Activities to do on Your Next Vacation to Pigeon Forge

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Whether you’re road tripping through Tennessee or planning a specific trip to the state, deciding where to go can be a challenge. Pigeon Forge, Tennessee is a unique travel destination that offers a large number of activities for families to enjoy. Regardless of if you’re looking for a casual vacation or activity-filled vacation, there is no shortage of opportunity when it comes to Pigeon Forge. 

  1. Enjoy Dollywood

Serving as the alternative to Hollywood in California, Dollywood is a unique theme park that is jointly owned by Dolly Parton, hence the name. Located in the Knoxville area of Pigeon Forge just shy of the gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains, Dollywood offers single and multi-day tickets that allow access to the countless amusement park rides.

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  1. Visit the Titanic Museum

When planning a getaway to Pigeon Forge, a must-see item to add to your list is the famous Titanic Museum. This museum serves as a celebration of the ship, having been open for 10 years, along with the passengers and the crew. This is an excellent choice for visitors who are fascinated with the ship and want to honor the lives that were lost. 

  1. Bask in The Island

The Island at Pigeon Forge is a family-friendly affordable part of the town that offers activities for both day and night. Featuring a 200-foot-high observation wheel and a wide variety of dining options, fun for the whole family can be found by visiting The Island. From playing video games at the arcade, visiting the Alcatraz East Crime Museum, or even playing laser tag, The Island offers no shortage of activities. 

  1. Blow your mind at WonderWorks

With over 100 hands-on science exhibits to enjoy, along with a ropes course and a 4D motion ride, visitors to WonderWorks will find themselves astounded by the sites indoors. With the building itself appearing turned completely upside down from the outside, every aspect of this amusement park is mindboggling. 

  1. Take part in an escape room

Finally, Pigeon Forge offers some of the best escape rooms in the country. With themed escape rooms ranging from escaping a prison all the way to solving a mission on the planet Mars, families of all ages can have fun solving complex escape rooms. On top of this, most of the escape rooms are situated in lively parts of town that are close to both shops and dining, meaning you can fit more than one activity into your itinerary for the day. 

Plan a vacation to remember in Tennessee

Pigeon Forge can make for an excellent travel destination for families, regardless of how old each family member is. With a plethora of activities to take part in and excellent food to try, you and your family will never find yourselves bored in this unique travel destination. Book your trip as soon as possible to take part in the fun and seen the beautiful scenery Pigeon Forge has to offer. 

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